City of Hewitt Economic Development Information

Why Choose Hewitt to live, play, and grow?

Why Choose Hewitt?

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Hewitt has been ranked twice by Money Magazine as the “Top 50 Best Places to Live in the United States” and the “Top 10 Best City to Live in Texas”. Hewitt is recognized as one of the safest communities in Texas, families are afforded a high quality of life.   Located about five miles south of Waco, places residents in the best location to access local dining, travel, and sporting events. The housing economy supports all ranges of family incomes by providing a low property tax rate.


The city of Hewitt boasts a diverse demographic, welcoming people of all ages and backgrounds. Our community is a mosaic of cultures, fostering an environment where everyone feels a sense of belonging.

An economic hub, Hewitt thrives with a robust local economy. From thriving businesses to innovative startups, our city provides ample opportunities for employment and growth.

Education is a cornerstone of our community. Hewitt is home to Midway Independent School District, with dedicated educators, and a commitment to fostering a love for learning in every child.

Embrace the outdoors in Hewitt! Our numerous parks and recreational areas offer green spaces for relaxation, playgrounds for families, and many areas for those who love to explore.

Feel the pulse of Hewitt through our lively community events. From festivals that celebrate our rich cultural tapestry to local gatherings that bring neighbors together, there’s always something exciting happening here.

Your safety is our priority. Hewitt takes pride in its well-equipped emergency services, ensuring a secure environment for all residents. Our commitment to essential services is unwavering.

Supporting locals is a way of life in Hewitt. Our streets are lined with diverse businesses, each contributing to the unique flavor and economic vitality of our community.

Get involved! Hewitt thrives on civic engagement. Join local organizations, volunteer for meaningful causes, and become part of a community that actively works together for the greater good.

Navigating Hewitt is a breeze with well-maintained infrastructure and accessible transportation options. Our commitment to modern amenities ensures that residents have everything they need at their fingertips.

Feel the warmth of Hewitt’s community spirit. Here, neighbors aren’t just neighbors – they’re friends who share in the joys of life. Our tight-knit community celebrates successes, supports one another, and makes the city of Hewitt a place where everyone belongs.

Welcome to Hewitt, where the heart of Texas beats strong, and “Life is Just Right!